Thirty years ago, the Hull Yacht Club began hosting the Great Chase Race. The goal of the event was to gather all types of sail boats, cruising boats, handicap boats, one design boats, big and small, to participate and celebrate the sport of sailing. Last year we had over 115 boats and over 400 sailors participate both on the water… Read more »
Governor Baker announced that on July 6, Phase III (here) of the Commonwealth’s reopening plan will begin and updates on gatherings will be in effect. As a board, we have started work on how we hopefully will be able to expand usage and access to the club facilities in this Phase. Under the Governor’s announcement of Phase III, we are… Read more »
After a great deal of planning and hard work, and with support from the Junior Sail board, the Executive Board, and the town Board of Health, we are pleased to announce a Junior Sail program starting June 29. We feel the plan balances the critical health and safety concerns of all members with the need to provide a safe and… Read more »
We’re pleased to announce the launch service has started. Hours and changes will be posted on the website beginning Monday 6/15. Currently, the launch is running from 8 am to 9 pm daily. The launches will be disinfected between each run. With the state’s move to phase 2, we can allow guests to accompany members. Please remember that the posted… Read more »
Although the clubhouse is still closed and there are a lot of restrictions in place, there are a lot of good things happening at HYC too. We have been approved by the Hull Harbormaster to run our launch service once we are ready. Our biannual USCG Drydock Inspection is scheduled for June 5th. Assuming that goes well, we will then… Read more »
The following guidelines are in effect for the entire Hull Yacht Club facilities and grounds. Masks must be worn at all times while on club premises. Members only – no guests. Maintain social distance of 6 ft. at all times. No unaccompanied children. No Ice until clubhouse opens. Trash: Carry in / carry out. All of the guidelines are based… Read more »
Wipe down hoist hook, box and controller before and after use. When available, an employee will operate the hoist. No shed usage at any time.
Dock access limited to persons using dinghies One person, or household, on ramp at a time. No passing. No swimming Wait in turn for dinghy access using social distancing of 6 ft. 2 boats allowed at dock at one time and on opposite sides for maximum of 30 minutes No loitering on ramps or docks. No assistance with docking or… Read more »
No clubhouse entrance at any time. Employees only. One-way entering and leaving the porch. When arriving, use main Entrance only. When leaving, use ramp side of porch. No congregating on porch No use of picnic tables and no grilling Request cart usage from an employee. Usage on ramp side of clubhouse only.
I hope that everyone is staying healthy and managing these uncertain times the best they can. The Executive Board has a standing meeting every Monday in which we discuss the most recent news, restrictions and latest scuttlebutt from the surrounding clubs and marinas so that we can continue to plan to the best of our abilities, the opening of our… Read more »